What Happened on August 3, 1918

Day of the Week: Saturday

Historical Events

  • The first allied troops land at Archangel, the Russian port on the White Seas

Famous Birthdays

  • James MacGregor Burns, political writer (The Lion & the Fox)
  • Larry Haines, American actor (d. 2008)
  • Sidney Gottlieb, American CIA official (d. 1999)

Famous Deaths

  • Albert P Hahn, Dutch political cartoonist (Het Volk), dies at 41